Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » News Archive » Wordpress sites backdoored, leaking credentials

Wordpress sites backdoored, leaking credentials

2015/05/08

Threatpost - (International) Security researchers at Zscaler discovered backdoor code compromising content management systems (CMS) on a number of WordPress Web sites that activates when users input their login credentials. Once activated, the backdoor injects JavaScript (JS) code hosted on a command and control (C&C) server.

Source: https://threatpost.com/wordpress-sites-backdoored-leaking-credentials/112703

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:16